Minivelle vs Vivelle

Minivelle
(Rx)
Vivelle
(Rx)
Minivelle is a female sex hormones - estrogen.
Vivelle is a female sex hormones - estrogen.
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
2.2
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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October 29, 2012
October 28, 1994
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,699 Discussions
16,439 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Hot Flashes
#2 for HRT
#3 for Night Sweats
Minivelle is prescribed for Hot Flashes and Night Sweats and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is used in HRT.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for HRT
#2 for Hot Flashes
#3 for Night Sweats
Vivelle is prescribed for Hot Flashes and Night Sweats and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is used in HRT.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Min
Insomnia
10
Weight Gain
9
Anxiety
9
Bloating
4
Joint Pain
3
Itching
3
Palpitations
3
Hair Loss
2
Cramping
2
Sleep Disorders
2
Viv
Weight Gain
5
Anxiety
4
Insomnia
4
Cramping
4
Nausea
4
Itching
3
Bloating
2
Hair Loss
2
Dizziness
2
Mood Swings
2
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Minivelle
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Vivelle
Viv
Insomnia
Min
Viv
10
4
Weight Gain
Min
Viv
9
5
Anxiety
Min
Viv
9
4
Bloating
Min
Viv
4
2
Joint Pain
Min
Viv
3
0
Itching
Min
Viv
3
3
Palpitations
Min
Viv
3
0
Hair Loss
Min
Viv
2
2
Cramping
Min
Viv
2
4
Sleep Disorders
Min
Viv
2
0
Weight Gain
Viv
Min
5
9
Anxiety
Viv
Min
4
9
Insomnia
Viv
Min
4
10
Cramping
Viv
Min
4
2
Nausea
Viv
Min
4
0
Itching
Viv
Min
3
3
Bloating
Viv
Min
2
4
Hair Loss
Viv
Min
2
2
Dizziness
Viv
Min
2
0
Mood Swings
Viv
Min
2
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Minivelle and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Vivelle and alcohol.
Method of use
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Transdermal Patch
Transdermal Patch
Dosages
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Patch: 0.025 mg/24 hr, 0.0375 mg/24 hr, 0.05 mg/24 hr, 0.075 mg/24 hr, 0.1 mg/24 hr
Patch: 0.025 mg/24 hr, 0.0375 mg/24 hr, 0.05 mg/24 hr, 0.075 mg/24 hr, 0.1 mg/24 hr
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Ingredients
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Estradiol
Estradiol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Minivelle and Vivelle: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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